Zambia has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 1 earthquake in the past 7 days
  • 1 earthquake in the past 30 days
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Zambia:


A
1910-12-13 11:37:27 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Mpanda, Katavi, Tanzania

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1910-12-13 11:37:27 UTC at 11:37
December 13, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.351, 31.27
22.2 km from Mpanda (13.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania

Depth: 15 km

B
1919-07-08 21:06:14 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 15 km depth
Matai, Rukwa, Tanzania

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1919-07-08 21:06:14 UTC at 21:06
July 08, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.174, 31.566
14.2 km from Matai (9.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 15 km

C

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2005-12-05 12:19:56 UTC at 12:19
December 05, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.224, 29.83
76.2 km from Kalemie (47.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika, Congo

Depth: 22 km

D
1919-05-01 05:05:39 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Chama, Eastern, Zambia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1919-05-01 05:05:39 UTC at 05:05
May 01, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.421, 33.116
23.2 km from Chama (14.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km

E
2000-10-02 02:25:31 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 34 km depth
Nkove, Rukwa, Tanzania

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2000-10-02 02:25:31 UTC at 02:25
October 02, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.977, 30.709
15.2 km from Nkove (9.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 34 km

F

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-03-10 21:49:45 UTC at 21:49
March 10, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.702, 34.42
9.2 km from Salima (5.2 miles)

Lake Malawi, Mozambique

Depth: 30 km

G

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-19 23:19:15 UTC at 23:19
December 19, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.108, 33.818
23.2 km from Karonga (14.2 miles)

Depth: 6 km

H

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2009-12-08 03:08:57 UTC at 03:08
December 08, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.948, 33.878
6.2 km from Karonga (3.2 miles)

Depth: 8 km

I
1994-08-18 00:45:47 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 25 km depth
Chala, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1994-08-18 00:45:47 UTC at 00:45
August 18, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.433, 31.751
55.2 km from Chala (34.2 miles)

Lake Rukwa, Tanzania

Depth: 25 km

J
1997-09-21 18:13:22 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kirando, Rukwa, Tanzania

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1997-09-21 18:13:22 UTC at 18:13
September 21, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.36, 30.37
26.2 km from Kirando (16.2 miles)

Lake Tanganyika

Depth: 10 km